• Short Summary

    People come out to welcome Franco's Nationalist forces as the enter Madrid.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates unclear or unknown.

    Title reads: "4 - Deutsche Monatschau". German voiceover.

    Near Madrid, Spain.

    Travel shots along road. Shot of dead horses / mules at roadside. Various shots of abandoned defences. Shots of minefield with warning sign. Shots of capture guns. Shots of rubble and damaged buildings. Scenes of massive devastation

    Shots of Nationalist / fascist troops in trucks with flags. People mill about in the streets. The troops - Supporters of General Francisco Franco - give fascist salute as they pass. Supporters salute back and people cheer Franco's name. People hang sheets from windows, presumably in sign of support for Franco or as white flags of surrender.

    More shots of Nationalist troops entering Madrid. A picture of General Franco is painted on a wall. Newspapers are handed out. Men embrace in the street. A large poster is seen above a building. More shots of people celebrating the arrival of Franco's forces.

    Travel shots past crowds giving fascist salute.

    N.B. Presumably film of the entry of Franco's forces into Madrid in late March 1939.

    N.B. Scenes from the Spanish Civil War.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:26:00 / 01:47:18:00
    UN 58 T

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